Meet the minds behind NUMOOLA
Co-Founder, Interim CEO, Chairman
James is the creator of NuMoola as well as an investor and Chairman of the company.
James is a seasoned FinTech founder and investor through his leadership role at SteelBridge Laboratories, and industry-leading FinTech technology incubator.
James works closely with the founders and management teams from idea stage through revenue generation and later-stage investing rounds.
James also holds roles on the boards of several companies: Chairman of Exchangelodge, Chairman of iraLogix, Board Member of Humanified, and Advisory Board Member of Kervick-Wright Technical Services.
James holds a BS from Penn State, was part of the team who helped sell Investran to FIS (Formerly SunGard), and is a former Accenture consultant.
Co-Founder, Board Member
Eric is a senior leader in the start-up technology space, and has held various leadership roles in three currently-operating start-ups.
His experience has been focused on disruption using data-driven research and analytics software across healthcare and consumer-facing industries.
Eric was the Co-Founder and Managing Director of a consumer-focused app leveraging behavioral economics to affect changes in people’s driving behavior, and was integral in merging that company with a competitor to extend the offering to the fleet-services sector.
Eric holds an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and is a former Accenture consultant.
SteelBridge Labs (“The Lab”) is a Fintech-focused technology incubator providing shared services across multiple functions to start a company.
The Lab seed funds and helps grow early-stage companies that are directly responsible for evolving the financial services sector, and support the companies through revenue generation and series A funding.
Currently invested in 7 portfolio companies.
NBKC Bank (National Bank of Kansas City) is a community bank with a focus on innovation, creativity, and a culture of caring.
NBKC Bank specializes in providing refinance, VA, and home loans in all 50 states, as well as helping people safely save, move, and borrow money.
NuMoola participated in the first Fountain City FinTech accelerator program, with the goal of developing lasting partnerships in the FinTech industry.